Marion Eva Trefethen

1888–1983 (Age 95)
Wilton, Franklin, Maine, United States

The Life of Marion Eva

When Marion Eva Trefethen was born on 23 June 1888, in Wilton, Franklin, Maine, United States, her father, Fred Elburn Trefethen, was 31 and her mother, Addie Marcia Bump, was 27. She married Roland Joel Dakin on 23 December 1909. They were the parents of at least 4 sons. She died on 23 June 1983, in Wilton, Franklin, Maine, United States, at the age of 95, and was buried in Lakeview Cemetery, Wilton, Franklin, Maine, United States.

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Family Time Line

Marion Eva Trefethen
1888–1983
Roland Joel Dakin
1892–1991
Marriage: 23 December 1909
Merton J Dakin
1913–1972
Milton T Dakin
1913–1990
Donald Powers Dakin
1915–2000
Francis Earle Dakin
1919–1993

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
23 December 1909
children

(4)

Parents & Siblings

  • Fred Elburn Trefethen

    Male1857–1940Male

  • Addie Marcia Bump

    Female1861–1918Female

siblings

(10)

  • Lavina Mae Trefethen

    Female1885–1967Female

  • Verner Austin Trefethen

    Male1886–1921Male

  • Male1887–1961Male

  • Female1888–1983Female

  • Leon Clifford Trefethen

    Male1889–1968Male

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1898 · Sinking of USS Maine

Age 10

During the Cuban War for Independence, the USS Maine had been sent to Havana to look out for the interests of the United States. On February 15, 1898, at approximately 21:40, an explosion on USS Maine was caused by roughly 5 long tons of powder. The front of the ship was demolished and the remains quickly sunk to the bottom of the ocean. 260 men lost their lives in the explosion itself, with at least six more dying afterwards from related injuries. The event kicked off an atmosphere of contention that would eventually lead to the Spanish-American War.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 25

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Cornish Trevethan .

Possible Related Names

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Marion E Trefethen in household of Fred E Trefethen, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Marian E Dakin in household of Roland J Dakin, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Marion Dakin in household of Roland J Dakin, "United States Census, 1940"

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